Resident Spotlight: Doretha Lofter

Posted by Kia Crawford on June 19th, 2013 in Fayetteville, GA | No Comments

I was born on a farm in Dublin, Georgia on May 8. I had a great upbringing sharing chores with my five brothers and two sisters. I know nothing that I ever went without because my dad was wonderful.

He even built a school (Oconee County Elementary) for us and met with the superintendent of the county to provide us with a teacher. I completed my education graduating with my masters in library science from the University of Denver in Colorado. I became a media specialist at Morgan State University in Maryland.

I met the love of my life, my husband there who was a chemist. Before he passed we were inseparable for over 40 years raising one son and twin girls, which all are doctors.

I thought there was nothing better that gardening and shopping but no one has … Read more...